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First St Paisios Church in Australia nears completion

Significant progress has been made towards the completion of the first Greek Orthodox church dedicated to St Paisios the Athonite, in Perth. The foundation stone for the one and only …

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The one Greek song that’s been listened to over 100 million times!

Nikos Vertis’ song “Θέλω να με νιώσεις” (I Want You to Feel Me) is the Greek song that has officially reached over 100 million views on YouTube since being uploaded …

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The Evzones are coming to Australia!

Once again, April is anticipated to become a significant month for Greek-Australian relations as twelve Evzones, soldiers of the Greek Presidential Guard, and their Lieutenant General, head of the Military …

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A Greek Orthodox Church featuring a Byzantine dome is Australia’s new jewel

After eight years of hard work and disappointments, the new Greek Orthodox Church of Saints Raphael, Nicholas and Irene, one of the very few churches in Australia featuring a unique …

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Twenty Greek-Australian students about to experience their first Easter in Greece

Twenty Greek-Australian teenagers will have the opportunity to experience a once-in-a- lifetime opportunity as they embark on an educational trip to Greece this April, organised by the Greek School of …

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Two Greek Australians produce their own ouzo in Australia

When 25-year-old Greek Australian Nick Iconomos and his 50-year-old uncle Peter Kozno, decided to produce Greece’s signature drink down under, they never anticipated that within a few months from production, …

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My yiayia, the Greek widow and a journey into the grieving process

Like most third-generation Greek children growing up in Australia, Dr Georgia Rowley Panagiotopoulos was raised in a Greek family environment with her grandparents ever-present in her daily life, back in …

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Ode to the Greek language in Australian Parliament [VIDEO]

“The Greek language is the Queen of all languages.” These are the words that federal MP Steve Georganas used during his speech on the importance of the Greek language last …

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Greek-Cypriot doctor on trial for saving his own daughter

Greek-Cypriot Dr Jack Kerry (Kyriacou), a doctor who gave CPR to his daughter in his clinic two years ago following a heroin overdose, is on trial for treating his daughter and …

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Bicultural dilemma: Should I stay or should I go?

Pagona (Peggy) Papakosta was still in her mid-twenties when she thought she had met the man of her dreams. Working in Athens and the Greek islands, the young hairdresser fell …